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Darwin Correspondence Project

Thomas Hunt


Clergyman. BA, Oxford (Christ Church), 1809. MA, Cambridge, 1836. Rector of Wentnor and West Felton, Shropshire, 1817–59.


Alum. Cantab.

Alum. Oxon.

Census returns of England and Wales 1851 (The National Archives: Public Record Office HO1071993/43/1)

England & Wales, national probate calendar (index of wills and administrations), 1858–1966, 1973–95 (, accessed 17 July 2017


Alum. Cantab.: Alumni Cantabrigienses. A biographical list of all known students, graduates and holders of office at the University of Cambridge, from the earliest times to 1900. Compiled by John Venn and J. A. Venn. 10 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1922–54.

Alum. Oxon.: Alumni Oxonienses: the members of the University of Oxford, 1500–1886: … with a record of their degrees. Being the matriculation register of the university. Alphabetically arranged, revised, and annotated by Joseph Foster. 8 vols. London and Oxford: Parker & Co. 1887–91.